Toyota Corolla Safety


Have you been trying to find an affordable compact sedan that’s fun to drive and well-equipped with all the safety features you need? The 2017 Toyota Corolla has earned top safety scores from the IIHS and NHTSA, due in part to its abundance of airbags and standard rearview camera. This year, you’ll also get standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P), a premium suite of driver assistance features like Lane Departure with Steering Assist and Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection. Before you decide on your next compact sedan, check out the abundant safety features and excellent safety scores for this year’s Corolla, which is now on sale at Toyota of Gastonia.

Top Safety Ratings

Top Safety Ratings

If you’re looking for an affordable sedan that has received top scores in independent crash safety tests, you’ll be plenty pleased with the 2017 Toyota Corolla. That’s because the Corolla earned five out of five stars from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in its independently administered tests, while the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave the Corolla its top overall safety rating of Top Safety Pick+ for its performance in independent crash tests.

Basic Safety

The Toyota Corolla gets off on the right foot with a number of important preventive safety measures, including antilock brakes, stability control, traction control, and a rearview camera. In the event that a collision does occur, the Corolla essentially creates a virtual cloud of safety with standard side airbags, side curtain airbags, a driver knee airbag, and a seat cushion airbag for the front passenger.

Toyota Safety Sense

Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P)

Using a combination of sensors, cameras, and automation technologies, the 2017 Toyota Corolla’s Toyota Safety Sense™ P package helps making driving both easier and safer. Here’s a look at what’s included:

  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control – This adaptive cruise control feature maintains a safe distance between your car and the car in front of you.
  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection – This feature is able to recognize when a collision with an object or person is imminent, warn you of the impending hazard, and apply the emergency brakes when necessary.
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist – This feature recognizes when you’re drifting from your lane and responds by warning you and helping to re-center the car.
  • Automatic High Beams – This feature turns your high beams on and off based on whether or not there’s an oncoming car.

Enjoy Top Safety With the 2017 Toyota Corolla

Whether it’s having a better sense of the road around you, getting assistance when you need it, or mitigating the impacts of a collision, the 2017 Toyota Corolla has you covered. Mt. Holly and Shelby drivers can find it right now at Toyota of Gastonia, where we have this compact sedan in the trim and color you’re looking for! Contact us online or by phone at (888) 852-8737, or simply stop into our showroom, located at 4821 Wilkinson Boulevard in Gastonia, NC, and visit us any day of the week.